Paeonia officinalis ssp. microcarpa Nyman

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Dilleniales (4)

        Family: Paeoniaceae (4) (family description)

          Genus: Paeonia (4)

           Epithet: officinalis (12)

             Subspecies: microcarpa Nyman

microcarpa => bearing small fruit

officinalis => of practical use to man; official species in commerce, especially for medicinal purposes

Characteristics

Climate: temperate, sub-tropical

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: red

External links

Check for Paeonia officinalis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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